On October 1, 2020, employees of the Dashoguz velayat department of the NRCST, together with a representative of public organizations of the velayat in the velayat khyakimlik, organized a festive meeting with honorary elders and dear mothers in honor of the proclaimed joint use by the United Nations of the International Day of the Elderly. Volunteers of the velayat department, artists, musical groups of the House of Culture of the etrap named after S.A. Niyazov performed during the event. At the end of the festive event, the honorary elders and dear mothers were presented with memorable gifts from the velayat department of the NRCST and public organizations.